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A 39-year-old female asked:

my bf & i are getting small faint red itchy bumps on our chests/stomachs after sex. what could it be?

3 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Michael Swor
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
Chafing: It sounds like a minor skin irritation possibly from simply rubbing against each other.
Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 61 years experience
? insect bites: Since both oy you are getting these itchy bumps, i wonder if they could be due to some kind of insect bites. A dermatologist may help diagnose the problem.
Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology 29 years experience
Heat rash: This is probably a simple heat rash or possibly a rash resulting from friction between the two of you.

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Last updated Oct 4, 2016

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